Daniel Henniger, editorial writer for the Wall Street Journal, gets it: "Obama's Thunderdome Strategy" (WSJ, Thursday, January 31, 2013). The New Left tolerates democratic electoral politics only long enough to secure sufficient power to create a single party state, impose collectivism, and socialize the economy. Welcome to the Brave New World.
I wrote about Obama's political allegiances and ideology some time ago. See the entire series of 17 articles: Obama, Marxist.
Of particular relevance to the issue of the New Left, see my discussion of the intellectual ideology he received in his intellectual baptism and at college: Obama's Philosophy of Justice, Obama's Dream, The Coming Obama Revolution of Collectivism, Obama Grew Up in the Communist Party Culture, Establishment Radical, Obama's Stalinist Iconography, Obama the Communist?.